The versatile Fusion Rhythm Jazz Band is based in Cape Town, South Africa. In their versatility the band plays different music genres with elements influenced by Blues, Afrobeat, Pure Jazz, Soul and Standard Jazz.
Founded in 2012 in the city of Johannesburg, they moved to Cape Town with a clear objective to win the heart of Cape Townians through Jazz and Fusions. The band is composed of 6 members, a Vocalist, Pianist, Guitarist, Bassist, Saxophonist and a Drummer.
Just recently, Fusion Rhythm came out top of their peers winning the Bands category of the Cape Town Unwired competition which was hosted at the prestigious live performance venue Nomad Bistro & Bar.
The band has been busy since it was founded - performing around Africa and sharing the stage with some of the world's most loved and respected Jazz icons such as Angie Stone, Hugh Masekela, Babamal, Lokua Kanza, Salif Keita and other global Jazz giants. Fusion Rhythm is committed to use music as an educational and empowerment tool to combat various humanitarian issues like speaking out against gender based violence, Women Abuse and Xenophobia.
- Benzin: vocalist, percussionist and rhythm guitarist
- Manasseh Kaoma: Solo guitarist
- Flohubert Nhema: Drummer
- Jose Somoda: Saxophonist and back vocalist
- Bonargues Mvuaki : Pianist
- Paulo Jazz: Bassist and vocalist